Effective 2 pm December 17th the Town Office will be closed to the public until January 4th, 2022.

The administration staff will be working from home until December 24th at noon. View the complete staff contact list.

All questions or concerns can be addressed by email or phone and staff will respond in a timely manner.

Payments for taxes can be made by:

  1. Online Banking
    A proper payee name is required as well as your eight-digit Assessment Account Number(s). If you have more than one property you must enter each assessment number and the amount you are sending for each one.

    Online payments are possible with the following banking institutions:
    1. CIBC – payee name is: Shelburne (NS/Town of) Tax
    2. Scotia Bank – payee name is: TOWN OF SHELBURNE (NS) TAX
    3. Bank of Montreal – payee name is: Shelburne (NS), Town-Of-Tax
    4. TD Canada Trust – payee name is: Shelburne Nova Scotia (Town of) Taxes
    5. Royal Bank of Canada – payee name is: Town of Shelburne (Nova Scotia) - Tax

    Please ensure that you are using the correct payee name when using this service.

  2. In-person at your local bank
  3. Cheque or money order in the mail
  4. Payment by Credit Card-Plastiq

The Town of Shelburne has an additional payment option for our ratepayers who wish to pay their Tax, Water and Port Authority bill using a credit card. This service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In order for Plastiq to process your payment, you will need to include the 8-digit Assessment Account Number for Tax payments, 5-digit Meter Number for Water payments or the 4-digit Slip Number for Port Authority payments.

The service fee for Plastiq is 2% of your payment amount.

****The Office will then be closed for the holidays from 12 noon, Thursday, December 24, 2021, until 9:00 am, January 4, 2022.**